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A hackable CPython remote debugger designed for the Web and online IDE integration.

Project description

IKPdb is a Python 2 debugger. For Python 3 see the IKP3db project on github and pypi.


  • Debugging of multithreaded programs
  • Conditional breakpoints
  • Variables hot modifications
  • “Turbo mode”
  • easy integration in frameworks


$ pip install ikpdb

Installation from sources

Git clone from the official repository then install with one of these:

$ pip install git+git://  # 1.0.x is the branch name

Getting started

Cloud9 is our debugger client reference implementation so head to Cloud9, create an account there then refer to the Getting Started section of IKPdb documentation.


CPython 2.7.

A C compiler (eg. python-dev Debian package, xcode tools on macOS).


IKPdb is licensed under the MIT License. See the License paragraph in the documentation.

Source code

Source code is available on github:


Issues are managed using Github’s Issues Tracker.

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